DISH Network Adds Another Channel to Industry’s Largest HD Lineup
announced the launch of its latest HD channel: NHL Network HD. This addition
brings DISH Network’s national HD programming lineup to 75 channels — the most
offered by any pay-TV provider in the
the past two years, DISH Network has pioneered the HD revolution by offering
consumers the most HD channels — a fact that still holds true today,”
said Eric Sahl, senior vice president of Programming for DISH Network.
“The addition of NHL Network HD is a score for hockey fans, who will
benefit from the amazing graphic picture quality DishHD brings to the home
viewing experience and who are now guaranteed to never miss a hat trick with
the best HD DVR on the planet.”
Network is the first national network dedicated entirely to hockey giving
viewers unprecedented 24-hour access to the most comprehensive hockey coverage,
both on and off the ice. NHL Network will broadcast 50 live regular-season
games in addition to classic games, documentaries, instructional shows,
highlights and more.
Network offers NHL Network HD at the best total value. Subscribers to
100 package (or above) with DishHD receive NHL Network HD free on Channel 403.
NHL Network HD is also available to NHL Center Ice subscribers on Channel 559.
DishHD is available free for six months to new customers, and new DISH Network
subscribers may also receive a free upgrade to the company’s industry-leading
and award-winning HD DVR receivers. Through Jan. 31, 2008, both current and new
qualifying DISH Network DishHD customers may also enjoy up to $800 of instant
savings on a variety of Sharp’s most popular line of flat panel HDTVs.